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The Screen

1600 St. Michaels Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87505 (Downtown)
505-473-6494
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Ranked #13 of 107 attractions in Santa Fe
Type: Movie Theaters
Owner description: The Screen, at Santa Fe University of Art and Design, is New Mexico's premier cinematheque. Curated by Brent Kliewer, The Screen showcases the finest... more » Owner description: The Screen, at Santa Fe University of Art and Design, is New Mexico's premier cinematheque. Curated by Brent Kliewer, The Screen showcases the finest in world, art, and independent cinema. It features a 16-speaker Dolby Digital 6.1 Surround Sound system, a high-definition curved screen, and luxurious stadium seating. « less
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 NEW

A well considered selection of films that won't make it to the multiplex. A small but well run theater.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The curator here negotiates for great films including the nominations for best Oscar shorts! With comfortable seats, senior rated and multiple visit discount cards this is a treasure!

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Snowflake, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

This unpretentious venue is perfect for those seeking a more intimate, relaxed viewing experience. On the campus of Santa Fe College of Art and Design, The Screen has excellent sound on a large screen without the commercialism of today's usual cinema experience. For those seeking the more unique, independent film experience, The Screen is well worth a visit! We thoroughly... More

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Comfortable seating, excellent viewing and great films - what more could you want! This is like having your own private screening room. There does not seem to be a bad seat in the house. The Screen shows mostly indie films including premiere films from the NY Film Critics Live presentations. The staff is personable and there are great snacks as... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

I love the Screen and have been going there for years. The screen almost exclusively shows indie films not available for viewing elsewhere in Santa Fe, and often not available anywhere in Albuquerque. A fantastic service that the screen offers is a (free, of course) subscription to their weekly emails. The emails offer an excellent description of each film, a... More

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

Amazing sound system, amazing movies and staffed by students at the film school. Love this place!!!!!

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Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The Screen provides mostly highly regarded Indie films that aren't shown anywhere else in town. You will find wholesome snacks, and great popcorn at the concession stand -- also, a fresh cup of Keurig coffee if you're in the mood. The seats are comfortably positioned like a stadium, so you never have a sight to screen problem. And the people... More

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Santa Fe, NM
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

If you're into Indy films this is your place. Built in a former sound stage this theatre has top quality sound and projection systems. They also feature interesting filmsthat you're not going to see at your local multiplex. Note worthy is their HDlive performances from around the world including opera, dance and theatre. This is a much better venue then... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

The Screen is on the SFUAD campus. It houses the second largest green screen in the world and the set for Longmire. We did not get to see a production at The Screen, but we are looking forward to it. We did get to see the SFUAD Graphic Art's student's October Show just a walk from The Screen! Some incredible... More

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Albuquerque, NM
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

So nice, no crowds, comfy seats, big screen. Weird movie but interesting and made for great after movie conversation. Isn't that what its all about? Really enjoyed and will definitely return.

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